Bio:Steffi Schutze grew up in East Germany. As a child, she started writing short stories, poems, and plays. Once Germany was united, she studied political science and journalism, and worked for various national German radio stations and newspapers. In 2000, she came to New York to continue her writing career. During this time she stayed at the International House and found it a rewarding andl life-changing experience. We're Global Citizens is her first book.
International House, otherwise known as I-House, is an institution and community established by the Rockefeller family in New York City. The mission of International House is to enable selected graduate students and interns from countries around the world to live and learn together in a supportive residential community that builds life-long qualities of leadership, tolerance, respect, and friendship among individuals of all nations and backgrounds. This collection of biographical sketches is bas... more info>>